• For analysis on how the new 2019 Nissan Altima results in more "travail" for the Detroit Three, October 2018, click here.


  • For comments about topics likely to be discussed by FCA CEO Michael Manley as he meets with Donald Trump and other CEOs in August 2018, click here.


  • For an analysis of trends affecting the futures of cars, crossovers, and framed trucks and the auto makers and suppliers that will build them, July 2018, click here.


  • For information on the impact of potential tariffs on vehicles and parts produced outside the US on GM and other automakers, June 2018, click here.


  • For analysis on the impact of China's modified policy with respect to the requirement of foreign-owned automotive companies to align with Chinese-based companies, April 2018, click here.


  • For commentary on the outlook for hybrid cars in the US market, April 2018, click here.


  • For discussion on trade patterns between the US and South Korea, March 2018, click here.


  • For an interview on Tesla's outlook, February 2018, click here.


  • For commentary on Hyundai and its current and future product offerings in the U.S., November 2017, click here.


  • For analysis on the impact on automotive suppliers of potential change in the U.S. fuel economy standards, September 2017, click here.


  • For discussion on when the $7,500 U.S. tax incentive for electric vehicles will begin to phase out, August 2017, click here.


  • For an op-ed written by Alan Baum on how "Emission Standards Benefit Detroit" , August 2017, click here.


  • For information on the forthcoming Toyota/Mazda plant to be built in the southern U.S., August 2017, click here.


  • For information on the status of vehicle exports from German-owned automotive plants in the U.S., June 2017, click here.


  • For an analysis on the market for plug in hybrids, May 2017, click here.



  • For information on the validity of the claim of 1 million jobs at risk due to CAFE regulations, February 2017, click here.


  • For information on automakers plans for midsize sedans, January 2017, click here.


  • For information on the 2018 Toyota Camry, December 2016, click here.


  • For analysis on the affordability of vehicles as it relates to new content and technologies, December 2016, click here.


  • For an analysis of the EPA fuel economy standards through Model Year 2025, July 2016, click here.


  • For our view on how the Auto Alliance review of fuel economy standards misses the mark, July 2016, click here.